Jackie Robinson Day

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The Yankees must answer for Jim Crow Baseball

The Yankees held to the color line longer than all but three teams. An organization that wants to be credited with the franchise's positive history must acknowledge the negative as well.

The Yankees must answer for Jim Crow Baseball

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The Yankees held to the color line longer than all but three teams. An organization that wants to be credited with the franchise's positive history must acknowledge the negative as well.

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MLB

Jackie Robinson's Missing MVP Awards

Justly remembered for being a pioneer of integration, he was also arguably the best player of his day.

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Jackie Robinson's Missing MVP Awards

Justly remembered for being a pioneer of integration, he was also arguably the best player of his day.

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Local negro league stadium is a natonal landmark

Hinchliffe Stadium in Paterson, New Jersey, is getting its due.

Local negro league stadium is a natonal landmark

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Hinchliffe Stadium in Paterson, New Jersey, is getting its due.

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The Branch Rickey Miracle

Jackie Robinson is deservedly credited as a pioneering hero, but the man who put him in the position to do so risked a great deal as well.

The Branch Rickey Miracle

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Jackie Robinson is deservedly credited as a pioneering hero, but the man who put him in the position to do so risked a great deal as well.

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Carl Erskine: "That's how I met Jackie Robinson"

Carl Erskine teamed up with Jackie Robinson for nine seasons, and we've got Erskine's thoughts about Robinson and the new movie.

Carl Erskine: "That's how I met Jackie Robinson"

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Carl Erskine teamed up with Jackie Robinson for nine seasons, and we've got Erskine's thoughts about Robinson and the new movie.

Breaking the Barrier: Integration of MLB 1947-1959

A capsule guide to the 17 men who broke baseball's color line one team at a time.

Phillies African-American Representation Is Strong

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As Major League Baseball celebrated Jackie Robinson Day Tuesday, there was concern about the declining number of African Americans in Major League Baseball. But you wouldn't know it by watching the...

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Players react to Jackie Robinson Day

A roundup of Twitter reactions from players regarding Jackie Robinson Day.

Jackie Robinson: Ending the beginning of the fight

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Jackie Robinson Day isn't the celebration of the end of racism in professional baseball—it marks the end of the beginning of a long struggle.

The San Diego Padres and their role in integration

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Remember Jackie Robinson, but don't forget about John Ritchey

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Jackie Robinson gets Dicked around

The '60 Nixon-Robinson Alliance: It was one of the unlikeliest of political marriages, but No. 42 felt he had no choice.

"42" blows away box-office competition

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In its first weekend of release, the Jackie Robinson movie starting Chadwick Boseman and Harrison Ford cruised to No. 1 at the box office.

The real Wendell Smith

eBay Item of the Day

Reviewing 42, the movie

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Thank you, MLB, for retiring Jackie's number in Houston, too.

The Jackie Robinson stuff you can't live without

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An eBay Item of the Day special feature

'42' review: Good movie, minor quibbles

The movie, starring Chadwick Boseman and Harrison Ford, opens in theaters on Friday.

Thoughts upon seeing "42"

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This isn't really a proper review, but it's not a not-review, either. Feel free to consider it instead as some long-winded guidance for your weekend.

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